Madrid, Liverpool eager for CL to start
(AP) -- Few teams can be as happy as Real Madrid and Liverpool that the Champions League is finally starting.
For defending champion Madrid, it's a chance for some respite after back-to-back losses in the Spanish league that have led to fans jeering the team.
For Liverpool, it's a return - after five years away - to a competition the club has won five times and regards as its natural habitat.
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